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Advent blog: "Mary, Did You Know?" by David Price

Advent blog: “Mary, Did You Know?” by David Price

“So Isaiah told him, ‘Then listen to this, government of David! It’s bad enough that you make people tired with your pious, timid hypocrisies, but now you’re making God tired. So the Master is going to give you a signs anyway. Watch for this: A girl who is presently a virgin will get pregnant. She’ll bear a son and name him Immanuel (God-With-Us).” (Isaiah 7:13-17 MSG)  
Advent Blog: "Be Ready for Advent" by Andrew Harris

Advent Blog: “Be Ready for Advent” by Andrew Harris

The following is an excerpt of a blog post written recently by David Capener, a church leader and blogger from Belfast, Ireland. I often wake in the middle of the night and the last noise I hear before I awaken is a knocking; three times at the door. As I sit, bolt upright, I stare at the car headlights dancing across the wall of my bedroom, I am haunted by a feeling: that I didn’t make it to the door on time, that I wasn’t...
Advent Blog: "Prepare the way of the Lord"

Advent Blog: “Prepare the way of the Lord”

“But, Thanksgiving was just last week. It’s Advent already?!” This has been a reoccurring thought after my refreshing break away from school, spent with friends and family.  The clear answer to a seemingly rhetorical thought is, “yes, David. Advent is already here.” For some, it’s time to erect Christmas trees, lights, and nativity scenes in the front yard. But for me, it is time to “prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight”(Mark 1:3b ESV). It is the season of celebration and remembrance...
Meet the New Seminarian in the City David Price!

Meet the New Seminarian in the City David Price!

David is the new Seminarian in the City for City Mission Society. He will be spending part of his hours at Hancock Church! Welcome David! Min. David D. Price hails from the sunny coasts of Los Angeles, CA. In 2014, he graduated from Georgetown University with a Bachelors of Arts in Government and a double minor in Theology and African American studies.  Currently, he is pursing as Masters of Divinity Harvard Divinity School. Min.Price was raised in the Baptist church and enjoys bridging communities across racial, socio-economic, and political lines...
Staffing Updates

Staffing Updates

This post will be updated as more information is known! Nancy Rottman, Congregational Care Coordinator We are pleased to welcome Nancy Rottman back to Hancock Church, serving next year as our Congregational Care Coordinator during her final year of seminary at Andover Newton.  Nancy has been a Student Minister the last two years.  She will begin her work in September.  Welcome, Nancy! Paul Shupe will be away from Hancock from July 29-August 8, traveling to Colorado to visit family, and for his annual wilderness trip with...
The Covenants We Make

The Covenants We Make

Becca Lockwood preaches on the friendship of David and Jonathan. Hancock Church Sermon – Becca Lockwood – July 13, 2014 – 1 Samuel 20:35-42 http://youtu.be/v96kdvQRUu0